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New Report: National Parks and the Climate Emergency

A new report by Campaign for National Parks released in June 2021 looks at the impact of the climate emergency on National Parks and explores the role they have to play in tackling this.

CNP Chief Executive speaks at Environment APPG

Campaign for National Parks Chief Executive Anita Konrad addressed Parliamentarians at the Environment APPG on 20 May 2021, highlighting the role that National Parks could, and should, play in the Green Recovery.

Green match funding to help Campaign for National launch 'National Parks: New Perspectives' bursaries

Help us support the next generation of National Parks communicators to share their stories about, and visions for, National Parks by donating via the Big Give this week (22-29 April) - where your donation will be doubled at no extra cost to you.

Tributes paid to National Parks campaigner and former CNP Vice-President Lord Judd

Campaign for National Parks pays tribute to its former Vice-President and ally Lord Judd who died on 17 April 2021 aged 86 after a lifetime campaigning for National Parks and social justice as an MP, life peer and in voluntary roles with CNP and Friends of the Lake District.

Park Protector Awards 2021 - winners revealed!

Safer Lakes won the Park Protector Award 2021, with Moors for the Future Partnership and Be Wild Buckfastleigh winning runners-up prizes and volunteer woodland warden Rod Gentry named as Volunteer of the Year.

Campaign for National Parks launches Park Protector Awards 2021

Campaign for National Parks has teamed up with Ramblers Holidays Charitable Trust and BBC's Countryfile Magazine for the Park Protector Awards 2021.

Read Campaign for National Parks' article in The House magazine

An article by Campaign for National Parks entitled 'National Parks have a key role to play in a Green Recovery' features alongside an interview with The Rt Hon George Eustice Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

The role of National Parks in a Green Recovery

Campaign for National Parks has welcomed the Government's recent announcements to 'build back greener' with the creation of new protected landscapes and a series of other measures; but says more is needed to ensure that National Parks can realise their potential as key players in a green recovery. 

A year on from the publication of Glover's Landscapes Review, we urge the Government to publish its response

Together with some of our key NGO partners, we urge the Rt Hon George Eustice MP, Secretary of State for the Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, to publish his response to Julian Glover’s Landscapes Review.

Dragonfly at North York Moors by Jonathan Green

New Chief Executive appointed at Campaign for National Parks

We are delighted to announce that Anita Konrad has joined Campaign for National Parks as Interim Chief Executive. 

Corinne Pluchino to step down as Chief Executive

Campaign for National Parks today announced that Corinne Pluchino will be stepping down as Chief Executive in June 2020.

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